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1 Alexander, Caroline Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition the Remarkable Journal of Shckelton's Polar-Bound Cat
Harper Collins 1997 First Very Good Very Good Jacket Hurley, Frank (photos) and W. E. How (drawings) 
5" x 7.75" 148 pps. B/W photographs, drawings throught . Maps on endpapers. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's initials on front endpapers. DJ is bright and intact. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Brewster, Karen (ed.) The Whales They Give Themselves Conversations with Harry Brower Sr
Fairbanks, AK University of Alaska Press 2004 1889963666 / 9781889963662 As New Signed
232 ppwith B&W illustrations in text and one map. From the University of Alaska Oral Biography Series on Alaskan history and culture. Text is clean, tight abnd unmarked. Signed by author on title page. Covers are bright and unsamaged, covered in a transparent mylar casing. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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3 Erskine, Charles Twenty Years Before the Mast with the More Thrilling Scenes and Incidents While Circumnavigating the Globe Under the Command of the Late Admiral Charles Wilkes 1838 - 1842
R.R. Donnelley & Sons/ the Lakeside Press 2006 Fine No Jacket 
liv, 382 pp with four maps plus color and B&W illustrations throughout. An account of theU.S. Exploring Expedition whose mission it was to explore the Pacific Ocean pole to pole and to plant the American flag around the world. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Top edge of pages gilt. Green cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are bright and undamaged. # 001870. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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4 Fagan, Brian A. The Great Journey The Peopling of Ancient America
New York Thames & Hudson 1987 0500050457 / 9780500050453 As New As New Jacket 
New York: Thames & Hudson, 1987 288 pp with126 B&W maps, photographs and reconstruction drawings. . Text is clean, tight and unmarked as are blue cloth boards. DJ is clean, bright and undamaged. In mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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5 Henry, Thomas R. The White Continent The Story of Antarctica
New York William Sloane 1950 First Very Good No Jacket 
257 pp with one B&W map. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue textured cloth boards with white quarter binding are clean, lightly rubbed at cormers, a little yellowed. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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6 Houston, James A. Canadian Eskimo Art
Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources 1963 Very Good Plus 
40 pp with B&W illustrations on every page plu sepia drawings and one map. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean and undamaged with a bit of rubbing along stapled spine. # 001867 Size: 8.25" x 10.25. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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7 Illingworth, Frank North of the Circle
Philosophical Library 1951 Fair No Jacket 
Ex-Library. 254 pp with 16 B&W plates. Principly Alaska and the Canadian Arctic but also Greenland and the Russian Arctic. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library markings on endpapers and title page. Blue cloth boards are intact but bumped and rubbed. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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8 Jordan, David Starr The Fur Seals and Fur-seal Islands of the North Pacific Ocean Set of 4 volumes
Washington D.C. Government Printing Office 1898 Good No Jacket as Published Jacket 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 4 volume set. 25 folding maps, one map in vol.3 missing. B&W illustrations and photo illustrations throughout text.Text are clean, unmarked evenly toned, 2 pp of plates in vol. I are detached but present. All maps are present, appear to never have been unfolded. Blue cloth boards are rubbed, spines dulled. Heavy books (16.6 lbs.), please consult seller before requesting overseas shipping. 
Price: 160.00 USD
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9 Kent, Rockwell Salamina
New York Harcourt Brace & Co 1935 First Very Good No Jacket Kent, Rockwell 
New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1935 336 pp with23 sepia lithographic illustrations in textm kent's memoir of his first Arctic winter (193132) painting and exploring while based in the tiny settlement of Illorsuit, Greenland .Text is clean, tight and unmarked, yellowed. Front hinge a little tender. Blue cloth boards are "good" with several water spots and some bumping to spine ends. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. Buckram. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Kent, Rockwell. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Kontrimavichus, V.l. Beringia in the Cenozoic Era
Vladivostok Academy of Sciences for the USSR 1976 First Very Good Poor Jacket 
Vladivostok: Academy of Sciences for the USSR, 1976 734 pp with B&W illustrations iand a fold-out time line in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Light green cloth boards are bumped at extremities. DJ has a large chip missing, now in protective mylar. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 MANCALL, Peter C. FATAL JOURNEY: The Final Expedition of Henry Hudson-a Tale of Mystery and Murder in the Arctic
MJF Books 2009 1606711733 / 9781606711736 First As New As New Jacket 
303 pp with one map and a few B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey paper boards and DJ are clean and undamaged. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 Mastro, Jim Antarctica A Year at the Bottom of the World
Bulfinch Press/ Little Brown 2002 0821227548 / 9780821227541 First Very Good Plus Very Good Jacket 
175 pp with color photos on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue paper boards are a little rubbed at corners. DJ is clean, bright, intact with light shelfwear. Oversized. 12"x12" Size: 12"x12" 
Price: 22.00 USD
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13 Merritt, Melvin & R. Glen Fuller The Environment of Amchitka Island Alaska Prepared for Division of Military application, Energy Research and Development Administration
Technical Information Center Energy Research and Development Administration 1977 First Very Good No Jacket Signed
Technical Information Center Energy Research and Development Administration, 1977 682 pp wit B&W maps, charts and photo illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. A file card with a dedication from the author twith thanks for help to nuclear physicist, C. D. Broyles, attached to front pastedown. Broyles (1924-2014) was an atomic energy physicist at Sandia Labs, New Mexico) This book was prepared when the possibility of atomic energy underground testing with Amchitka as the site was being considered. Green leatherette boards are clean, bright, undamaged. By Author on Flyleaf. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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14 Millman, Lawrence Last Places a Journey in the North
London Andre Deutsch 1990 0233985603 / 9780233985602 Near Fine Fine Jacket 
242 pp Lawrence Millman travelled to the most remote parts of the North Atlantic. He followed the route taken by the Vikings ten centuries earlier which took him from Norway to Newfoundland by way of the Faeroe Islands, Iceland, Greenland and Labrador. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's almost unseeable name stamp on front endpapers, else "fine." Dust jacket is bright and undamaged. Now in mylar wrapper. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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15 Mortimer, Gavin Shackleton and the Antarctic Explorers The Battle to Reach the South Pole
New York Barnes & Noble 1999 0760718679 / 9780760718674 First Near Fine No Jacket 
128 pp with B&W and color pictures on every page plus double-page map of Antarctica. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Maps on endpapers. Boards with picture of "The Endurence" sinking, are clean, bright, undamaged. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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16 O'Conner, Tom (ed.) New Zealand's Subantarctic Islands
Birkenhead, Auckland NZ Reed 1999 0790007193 / 9780790007199 Very Good 
Birkenhead, Auckland NZ: Reed, 1999 104 pp with two maps and color photography on every page.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Gift inscription on half-title page. Covers are bright with light edgewear. Large Format Softcover. Very Good. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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17 Robert McGhee The Arctic Voyages of Martin Forbisher: An Elizabethan Adenture
U.S.A. Mcgill Queens Univ Pr 2006 0773531556 / 9780773531550 Near Fine 
U.S.A.: Mcgill Queens Univ Pr, 2006 196 pp with B&W and color illustrations on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. Large Format Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8.75"x 8" 
Price: 24.00 USD
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18 Robinson, Bradley Dark Companion: Matthew Henson Conqueror of the Arctic Ice and Co-Discoverer of the Pole (with map)
National Travel Club 1947 First Very Good Very Good Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 18, 266 pps. Illustrated with map on front endpaper and b/w plates on rear endpapers. Also included: a largr full-colored map in glasine pocket at back of book . Text is clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Black cloth-bound boards with metallic gold printing is VG. Yellow DJ with red printing and small photograph of Matthew Henson - the first African-American Arctic explorer & co-discoverer of the North Pole - shows minor wear and is VG. In protective mylar. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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19 Sagan, Sasha Aleskya: A Thirty-Year Journey
Anchorage, AK Alyeska Pipeline Service Co 2007 0123456789 / 9780123456786 First Near Fine No Jacket 
Anchorage, AK: Alyeska Pipeline Service Co., 2007 271 pp with color pictures on every page. Maps on endpapers.A corperate history of the Alyeska pipeline from its inception in1974 to the June 20, 1977 nwhen oil from Prudhoe Bay first enterd the pipeline, forever changing theface of business and economy for Alaska. Thirty years later more than 15 billion gallons of oil have been transported through the 800 mile pipeline to market. The Trans Alaska Pipeline System accounts for nearly 17 percent of all U.S. domestic crude oil production and about seven percent of U.S. consumption. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. The red cloth boards with a white snow-patterned decoration is clean and undamaged. Oversized book, extra postage required. 12"x12". First Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12"x12". Privately Printed. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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20 Scott, J.m. Icebound Journey to the Northwest Sea
Gordon & Cremosi 1977 0860330184 / 9780860330189 Good Near Fine Jacket 
Ex-Library. 156 pp with B&W illustrations in text and sepia plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library card pocket on 2nd free page, DJ is bright and undamaged. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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